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What Happened on March 4, 1774

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

First sighting of Orion nebula (William Herschel)

Astronomer William Herschel
Astronomer
William Herschel

1774 Highlights

About March 4, 1774

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 246 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces